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Berlin Codex
The Berlin Codex (also known as the Akhmim Codex), given the accession number Papyrus Berolinensis 8502, is a Coptic manuscript from the 5th century AD
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Berlin Wall
The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. The barrier
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Adolf Hitler
Long live Germany! Speech at the Lustgarten in Berlin, April 4, 1932. As quoted in Hitler's Berlin: Abused City, Thomas Friedrich, Yale University Press
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Germany
North Sea and the Baltic Sea to the north. Its capital and largest city is Berlin. With 80.7 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state
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Johann Gottfried Herder
Seele (1774); cited from Bernhard Suphan (ed.) Herders sämmtliche Werke (Berlin: Weidmann, 1877-1913) vol. 8, p. 252. Translation from Roy Pascal The German
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François-René de Chateaubriand
Chateaubriand reminds us, I am dead. The words wrest us away from the event he is relating, his arrival in Berlin, to remind us in the most direct terms that our
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George Grosz (category People from Berlin)
Grosz and Heartfield, 1920: text on their billboard at the Dada fair in Berlin Yes, [to] the Communist party! [the presiding judge asked Grosz: 'Do you
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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
for existence is very difficult here [Berlin! - in 1911 Kirchner and his Brücke-friends moved from Dresden to Berlin], but the possibilities are also greater
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Communism
make economic progress. Lass' sie nach Berlin kommen. Let them come to Berlin. John F. Kennedy, Speech in Berlin; see also the Ich bin ein Berliner Speech
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Military
outcome would be otherwise. The French military ataché [Eugène Stoffel] in Berlin had recently made a chilling observation: "Prussia is not a country which
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John F. Kennedy (section Berlin Crisis speech)
the crisis in Berlin, Germany. In his speech the President addresses the Soviet Union's attempts to cut off America's access to West Berlin, thus making
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Christopher Isherwood
shutter open, quite passive, recording, not thinking. "Berlin Diary" (1930) from Goodbye to Berlin (1939) If I fear anything, I fear the atmosphere of the
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September 21
guided by the beauty of our weapons First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. ~ Leonard Cohen ~ proposed by Kalki 2009 Ah, you loved me as a loser, But
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Manusmriti
& Vasti Roodt, eds.: Nietzsche, Power and Politics (Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 2008) There is one very serious mistake in Jacolliot that seems to have
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Otto von Bismarck
receive, and should have to carry out, an order from Berlin to drive them back.” “Then fetch the King away,” I said. He replied: “There will be no great difficulty
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Dada
Switzerland [Dada in Zurich] and bedding down on a vulcano, as we did in Berlin. Richard Huelsenbeck, in his later memories on Dada; as quoted in Looking
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Walter Benjamin (category People from Berlin)
fleeting or eternal — is in neither case the stuff that life is made of. A Berlin Chronicle (1932–, unfinished), in Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings – vol
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Ian Kershaw
supporters since 1928—indeed stayed away from the polls as a result of the Nazi support for the strike… saw the Berlin transport strike as evidence that
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Sociology
evidence more zealous and the attention to method more intense. Isaiah Berlin Karl Marx: His Life and Environment. 3rd edition (1967). Time Inc Book Division
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Wall
that defines an area, carries a load, or provides shelter or security. The Berlin Wall was not dismantled by rulers and agreements but rather by citizens
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Raiders of the Lost Ark
Let me ask you this: Would you feel more comfortable opening the Ark in Berlin for your Führer? Finding out, only then, if the sacred pieces of the Covenant
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Jesse Owens
and civic leader; winner of 4 Gold medals in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany; he used the name Jesse beginning in childhood, when he gave his
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Mikhail Gorbachev
skeptical over the Soviet leader and hammered away at the "evil empire." During his June 1987 visit to celebrate Berlin's 750th anniversary, the president, standing
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Walter Reuther (section Address before the Berlin Freedom Rally (1959))
threatened the freedom of all is in jeopardy. Address before the Berlin Freedom Rally, West Berlin, Germany, May 1, 1959, as quoted in Walter P Reuther: Selected
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Joseph Goebbels
in its northern branch. He was appointed Gauleiter (district leader) for Berlin in 1926, where he began to take an interest in the use of propaganda to
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Nature
resolved into the roots of its own nature alone. Jesus attributed by Mary, Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] Peter said: What is the sin of the
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Passion
arises a disturbance in its whole body. Jesus, attributed by Mary, in the Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] [T]his man who is devoured by jealousy
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Wall Street
The fall of Wall Street is for market fundamentalism what the fall of the Berlin Wall was for communism. Joseph E. Stiglitz Interview with Nathan Gardels
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Leonard Cohen
coming now, I'm coming to reward them First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. "First We Take Manhattan" (written in 1986) - Leonard Cohen video - Jennifer
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Eugene V. Debs
Beast of Berlin. And yet, he permitted himself to be entertained by that Beast of Berlin; had his feet under the mahogany of the Beast of Berlin; was cheek
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Wings of Desire
Wings of Desire (Der Himmel über Berlin [The Sky over Berlin or Heaven over Berlin]) is a 1987 German film about an angel who tires of overseeing human
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Seán O'Casey
from Berlin, in a letter to The Daily Telegraph (8 July 1941); published in The Letters of Sean O'Casey: 1910-41 (1975) p. 890 Wealth often takes away chances
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Rosa Luxemburg
why the future victory will bloom from this 'defeat'. 'Order reigns in Berlin!' You stupid henchmen! Your 'order' is built on sand. Tomorrow the revolution
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Archilochus
knows one big thing. As quoted in The Hedgehog and the Fox (1953) by Isaiah Berlin Variant translations: The fox knows many things; the hedgehog one great
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Hermann Göring
Allied bombers devastated Germany; many ordinary Germans, especially in Berlin, took to calling him "Meier" and air raid sirens "Meier's Trumpets". It
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Sword
(1987) - Full lyrics at LyricWiki · Tour performance · Video 2 Live in Berlin There may be a hundred stances and sword positions, but you win with just
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Georgy Pyatakov
1937, after he had confessed to leadership of a wrecking ring. I went to Berlin in the spring of 1931 with a large purchasing commission headed by Pyatakov;
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Downfall (2004 film)
know that Berlin is under artillery fire? Karl Koller: No. Hitler: Can't you hear the shelling? Koller: No, I'm in Wildpark Werder. Hitler: Berlin is chaotic
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Annie Get Your Gun
Get Your Gun (1946) is a Broadway musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin. The story is a fictionalized account of the life of Annie Oakley (1860–1926)
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Gottfried Leibniz
peu de temps de grands progrès (1688–1690) When Sir A. Fountaine was at Berlin with Leibnitz in 1701, and at supper with the Queen of Prussia, she asked
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Motivation
celebration of Max Planck's 60th birthday before the Physical Society in Berlin, in Albert Einstein, Ideas and Opinions (1954). We must not inquire too
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Understanding
him hear. ... He who has a mind to understand, let him understand. Mary, Berlin Codex, Gospel of Mary, Chapter 4 [1] If we understood something just one
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The Holocaust
end to them... In January, there is going to be an important meeting in Berlin to discuss this question...Whatever its outcome, a great Jewish emigration
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Character
Commencement Speech. What's In A Name? President, Berlin, Conn., Board of Education, Berlin High School, Berlin, Conn., June 17, 2012. Our stability is but
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Niccolò Machiavelli
with traditional Western morality. Isaiah Berlin, "The Originality of Machiavelli" (1971); see also Isaiah Berlin#The Originality of Machiavelli (1971) At
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Judaism
end to them... In January, there is going to be an important meeting in Berlin to discuss this question...Whatever its outcome, a great Jewish emigration
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Fareed Zakaria
moments, each a breakdown of sorts. It was born amid the collapse of the Berlin Wall, in 1989. The end, or really the beginning of the end, was another
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Marlon Brando
would be no progress that way. At a press conference for The Young Lions in Berlin; republished in Marlon Brando, Portraits and Film Stills 1946-1995 (1996)
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George S. Patton
quicker we can go home. The shortest way home is through Berlin and Tokyo. And when we get to Berlin, I am personally going to shoot that paper hanging son-of-a-bitch
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Fatherland (film)
Speer, built a monument to the Thousand-Year Reich. Germania's capital, Berlin, became a Nazi showplace. The SS became a peacetime police force, patrolling
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